APS Snapshots

Abingdon’s Mindfulness Initiative Featured on Snapshots

This week’s Snapshots highlights Abingdon’s mindfulness initiative. Learn how mindfulness helps students improve their social and emotional development as well as their cognitive development


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Snapshots Mindfulness

Abingdon’s Mindfulness Initiative Featured on Snapshots

This week’s Snapshots highlights Abingdon’s mindfulness initiative.

This week’s Snapshots highlights Abingdon’s mindfulness initiative. Learn how mindfulness helps students improve their social and emotional development as well as their cognitive development

Snapshots Campbell

Snapshots: Ron Berger visits Campbell Elementary School

Check out the latest episode of Snapshots as we follow Ron Berger of ELeducation as he tours Campbell Elementary School last month.

Check out the latest episode of Snapshots as we follow Ron Berger of ELeducation as he tours Campbell Elementary School last month. Campbell is the only school in Virginia that uses the Expeditionary Learning Model.

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving! A Special Message from the Superintendent

Thank you for being part of our APS family and for all you do throughout the year to support our school community.

Thank you for being part of our APS family and for all you do throughout the year to support our school community. In this video message, we send you off with a few words from Superintendent Dr. Pat Murphy and a special compilation of APS staff, students and families sharing the many ways APS is thankful. Enjoy your time off and see you next week!

School psychologists

Snapshots Recognizes School Psychologists

This week is School Psychology Awareness Week and we are celebrating the amazing job that our school psychologists do every single day.

This week is School Psychology Awareness Week and we are celebrating the amazing job that our school psychologists do every single day. Listen to some of our school psychologists talk about their role in helping students in this week’s Snapshots.

Hispanic Heritage month video

APS Snapshots: Harvesting Dreams for Our Children

The excitement of Hispanic Heritage Month culminated in the Harvesting Dreams for Our Children event.

The excitement of Hispanic Heritage Month culminated in the Harvesting Dreams for Our Children event. Parents, staff, teachers and students got involved in a variety of ways to underscore the importance of maintaining home languages and express pride in Hispanic Heritage.

dyslexia Snapshots episode

APS Snapshots: Dyslexia – A Difference, not a Disability

APS held its second Dyslexia Conference on Saturday, October 13, to educate families and staff on effective strategies to support students with Dyslexia.

October is National Dyslexia Awareness Month, and APS held its second Dyslexia Conference on Saturday, October 13, to educate families and staff on effective strategies to support students with Dyslexia. Special thank you to School Board Member Nancy Van Doren, APS Parents Donna Owens and Cloe Chin, school psychologists, and APS staff from the Department of Teaching and Learning, Special Education, English Language Arts, and the Parent Resource Center for a successful and informative event.

Drew Snapshots

Snapshots: Inside Drew

This week’s Snapshots is all about Drew Model School and the people and programs at the heart of the school.

This week’s Snapshots is all about Drew Model School and the people and programs at the heart of the school. Take a look inside Drew and its emphasis on project based learning and STEAM. From breakfast with families to STEAM Under the Stars, Drew’s students, staff and families also share about the strong sense of community that makes it unique.

 

Hoffman-Boston Students

Snapshots: Inside Hoffman-Boston

Take a look inside Hoffman-Boston Elementary School!

Take a look inside Hoffman-Boston Elementary School! This week’s Snapshots, showcases the school-wide STEM program and how Hoffman-Boston’s teachers apply innovative approaches to encourage and inspire students to be 21st-century learners.